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Georgia and ADB

ADB's key development priorities in Georgia include fostering inclusive and sustainable economic growth, accelerating poverty reduction, and enhancing regional connectivity.

15 Jan 2021 | News from Country Offices

Eugene Zhukov Appointed ADB Director General for Central and West Asia

The Asian Development Bank has appointed Eugene Zhukov as Director General of its Central and West Asia Regional Department, effective immediately.

08 Dec 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB $70 Million Loan to Help Modernize Skills Training in Georgia

ADB today approved a $70 million loan to help increase labor productivity in Georgia and enhance the competitiveness of its economy by improving access to quality vocation education and training in the country.

07 Dec 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves $2.5 Million Grant for Georgia’s Fight Against COVID-19

ADB has approved a $2.5 million grant to support Georgia’s ongoing response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

07 Dec 2020 | News Release

CAREC Endorses Long-Term Strategy to Promote Safe, Sustainable, and Inclusive Tourism

Ministers and senior officials from the 11 member countries of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Program have endorsed a new long-term strategy to promote safe, sustainable, and inclusive tourism development in the region. 

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07 Dec 2020 | Speech

19th Ministerial Conference of Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation - Masatsugu Asakawa

Keynote address by Masatsugu Asakawa, President, Asian Development Bank, at the 19th Ministerial Conference of Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation, 7 December 2020.

26 Nov 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Five keys to expanding Central Asia’s global value chains

Central Asia’s long-term economic prosperity depends upon participation in global value chains and upgrading to higher value-added activities.

17 Nov 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Closing the gender gap in the ownership of family businesses

The pandemic is putting pressure on small enterprises, which are disproportionately owned or controlled by men. The right policies could help close the gender gap. 

04 Nov 2020 | Asian Development Blog

In Central Asia, COVID-19 response demands improved regional cooperation

By working together with countries to make sound socioeconomic development strategies, multilateral financial institutions can contribute substantially to the fight against the pandemic.

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